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QUIZ: How Well Do You Know the Actors of "The Greatest Showman"?
Show-Score | Aug 17, 2017
Show off your knowledge of the cast of the upcoming movie musical! Read more...



QUIZ: How well do you know Pasek & Paul?
Show-Score | Jul 26, 2017
This iconic duo is back with "The Greatest Showman", coming to theaters this Christmas. How much do you know about them?
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Radical Idea: Every Show Should Have House Lights On
Show-Score | By Hailey Bachrach | Jul 14, 2017

This Show-Score member has a pretty radical idea for theater - and it involves a little light.

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This Scene In "The Greatest Showman" Has "Ragtime" Levels of Inspiration
Show-Score | By Mark Blankenship | Jul 7, 2017

P.T. Barnum rides on the wheels of a dream

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Community Theater Was Basically My High School Sport
Show-Score | By Leah Thomas | Jul 7, 2017

You don't need to be an athlete to learn the lessons of team sports. Just sign up for community theater!

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Diva Alert! Keala Settle Melts Our Faces in "The Greatest Showman” Trailer
Show-Score | By Mark Blankenship | Jul 7, 2017

Make way for the bearded lady.

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I Wasn't Expecting to See Myself in 'Pipeline'
Show-Score | By Mark Blankenship | Jul 7, 2017

Which shows have showed you something true about your own life? Let's discuss them here.

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Poll: Which “Greatest Showman” Cast Member are you Most Excited to See in the Film?
Show-Score | Jul 5, 2017
Hugh Jackman? Zac Efron? Or Keala Settle? We wanna know. Read more...

Falling In Love Feels Like This Moment in "The Greatest Showman"
Show-Score | By Mark Blankenship | Jun 30, 2017

High Flying, Adored

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BREAKING: “The Greatest Showman” Team Completes the Daring #TrailerTrapeze
Show-Score | By Kate Leggett | Jun 27, 2017

You may have heard about "The Greatest Showman", the new movie musical taking the theater world by storm that chronicles the life of circus legend P.T. Barnum. But have you heard of a #TrailerTrapeze? Today, the film's stars - who include Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron, Zendaya, and Keala Settle in a breakout role - wow-ed the Twittersphere with a social media stunt that would have made P.T. proud.

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Springsteen's Coming to Broadway! Which Musicals Should He Star in Next?
By Linda Buchwald | Jun 21, 2017

"The Boss" is coming to Broadway! Bruce Springsteen may be headed to the Walter Kerr Theatre this fall to play a series of concerts. Now we're wondering... which musicals should he star in next?

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How Do You Feel About Onstage Violence?
Show-Score | By Carol Rocamora | Jun 20, 2017

One Show-Score member ponders representations of violence on stage and asks the question, "Where is your personal line drawn?"

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Name that Actor: 2017 Tony Edition
Show-Score | By Christopher McKittrick | May 25, 2017

Think you know the Tony nominees for the Best Acting categories? Test your knowledge.

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Quiz: How Well do You Know Broadway Quotes?
Show-Score | By Jonathan Mandell | May 16, 2017

Our friend Jonathan Mandell, a prolific writer and reviewer, wanted to test how well we remember the Broadway shows that opened in the 2016-2017 season, and we were happy to oblige. See if you can match the ten lyrics or lines of dialogue below to the shows in which they are sung or spoken.

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Emoji Theater: Can You Guess the Show?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Mar 8, 2017

We took a well-known musical and spelled the plot out: in emoji form! Take a look below and see if you can figure out what show we've summed up!

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Emoji Theater: Can You Guess the Show?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Feb 22, 2017

We took a well-known musical and spelled the plot out: in emoji form! Take a look below and see if you can figure out what show we've summed up!

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QUIZ: Which "Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812" Character Are You?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Feb 7, 2017

Natasha is young, Anatole is hot, Sonya is good... but which one are you? Take our quiz and find out!

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Emoji Theater: Can You Guess the Show?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jan 24, 2017

We took a well-known musical and spelled the plot out: in emoji form! Take a look below and see if you can figure out what show we've summed up!

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Prop Quiz!
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Dec 27, 2016

It's time for another game of Prop Quiz!, a segment where we round up key props from a beloved show, either past or present. Can you guess which musical this assortment of props comes from?

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Emoji Theater: Can You Guess the Show?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Dec 21, 2016

We took a well-known musical and spelled the plot out: in emoji form! Take a look below and see if you can figure out what show we've summed up!

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QUIZ: Can You Match the Ensemble to its Broadway Musical?
Show-Score | By Christopher McKittrick | Dec 6, 2016

In honor of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS's "Gypsy of the Year" event, where the top singers and dancers from Broadway ensembles perform original skits and songs, we've put together a quiz to honor the unsung heroes of the stage.

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